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Tesla : a novel

Author: Tad Wise
Publisher: Atlanta : Turner Pub. ; Kansas City, Mo. : Distributed by Andrews & McMeel, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fictionalized biography of Nikola Tesla, the inventor of alternating current, a major development in electricity. The son of immigrants, he first works for Edison, then strikes out on his own. With Westinghouse's backing he produces a string of inventions, including fluorescent lighting. He dies a poor man.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wise, Tad, 1956-
Tesla.
Atlanta : Turner Pub. ; Kansas City, Mo. : Distributed by Andrews & McMeel, ©1994
(OCoLC)624451204
Named Person: Nikola Tesla; Nikola Tesla
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tad Wise
ISBN: 1878685368 9781878685360 1570361630 9781570361630
OCLC Number: 29844288
Description: 381 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Tad Wise.

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A fictionalized biography of Nikola Tesla, the inventor of alternating current, a major development in electricity. The son of immigrants, he first works for Edison, then strikes out on his own. With Westinghouse's backing he produces a string of inventions, including fluorescent lighting. He dies a poor man.

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